OK everyone. This really is the FINAL part. It’s going to be short, as we were so close to finishing last time, just waiting on the final part to arrive, and it’s going to be sweet. Oh so sweet.. Get comfy, close the blinds, rub your thighs in anticipation, the wait is over, only the […]Read more "DINO KING CONVERSION – FINAL PART."
Welcome back great people. Here we go, the final part (maybe) of this build is upon us. If you have not been following along – [shame shall fall upon you] – then fear not I have you covered with one simple CLICK. For everyone else, let us falter no more. Will it all come together? […]Read more "DINO KING CONVERSION – PART 3."
Welcome back great people. We recently covered, when I picked up a Sega Dinosaur King arcade cabinet and my somewhat prolonged pondering over what to do with it. If you missed that part, please click HERE and have a quick read to get yourself up to speed and ready to carry on. Introduction over, I’m […]Read more "DINO KING CONVERSION – PART 2."
Welcome back great people. For those that have followed my blog over the years, [all 4 of you] you will know that, I, as with all arcade collectors, have found myself suffering will a very common affliction. Too much stuff, not enough space and the propensity to keep buying more, when that special game comes […]Read more "Dino King Conversion – Part 1."
To Have or To Hold (’til Ebay do part)….. As a 40 something gamer, console and computer gaming has been a part of my life since as far back as I can remember. From the early days of handheld gaming, the infiltration of households by the then great Atari, the Sega/Nintendo, Spectrum/Commodore playground wars, the advent […]Read more "To Have or to Hold (’til EBay do part)…."
Hi guys and welcome back. As promised (*read ‘hoped’), I have managed to keep the momentum going with this build, I think through a mix of being reinvigorated along with some, much needed, days off work. It’s not quite there, but it’s close. In fact it is so close I can smell those Grunts, running scared…. […]Read more "ROBOTRON CABARET SCRATCH BUILD – PART 7."
Well, well, what have we here? It’s only a long overdue Robotron update. For those that have waited tolerantly for this next installment, I can only say ‘thank you’, you have the patience of Simon Templar, himself. For those that have randomly stumbled across this blog for the first time having googled to try and find an […]Read more "ROBOTRON CABARET SCRATCH BUILD – PART 6."
Hi guys and welcome back. My it has been a while, a long, long, while since my last update, almost 5 months to be exact. So what has been going on? Well, a lot, I guess, just not so much of the fun stuff. Life gets busy, work and family, simply eat up spare time […]Read more "New Year Resolutions – 2019."
Hi guys. After a very busy summer, it is time to share my progress, and see if my garage is still a garage or looking more akin to a proper man cave and games room. Is it finished? Well, let us see. Grab a brew, get comfy, there’s a bit to cover. Let’s quickly recap […]Read more "GARAGE TO GAMES ROOM – Part 2"
Hi everyone and thanks for coming back to read over what I have been up to. I have written previous posts in the past about attending arcade events, both of my NERG 2016 and PLAY Glasgow 2017 write-ups can be found by clicking on the links, but despite attending other events since then, I held back on […]Read more "North East Retro Gaming 2018"